The newsletter links to media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to residential property in Australia.
The Act aims to restore public confidence by regulating the activities of those who design and construct new buildings.
This newsletter links to recent media releases and cases relating to construction & infrastructure.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Assessing damages in these conditions could be difficult and imprecise, so certain subjective assessments may be needed.
The Residential Apartment Buildings (Compliance and Enforcement Powers) Act 2020 (NSW) (Act) was assented to on 10 June 2020 and will commence on 1 September 2020.
Clyde & Co
The Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020 (NSW) (Act) has recently commenced. The Act places new obligations on design and building practitioners to ensure that each...
Links to media releases and cases relating to construction and infrastructure.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Checklist to assist those businesses who wish to reduce their commercial footprint.
Robins Appleby LLP
On June 17, 2020, the Ontario government passed the Protecting Small Business Act, 2020 to prohibit commercial landlords from evicting certain commercial tenants for non-payment of rent.
On April 16, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) program to deliver more than $900 million in urgent rent relief...
Miller Thomson LLP
Il est bien connu que le dépôt d'une soumission entraîne la création d'un contrat « A » par lequel un donneur d'ouvrage a l'obligation de traiter tous les soumissionnaires équitablement...
Aird & Berlis LLP
Pre-construction condominium developments are subject to the risk that the development may be cancelled. Over the last several years, we have seen the cancellation of several significant...
Clark Wilson LLP
On June 24, the provincial government announced that landlords in BC are able to issue notices to end tenancy again, effective immediately.
Miller Thomson LLP
Some more good news for secured construction lenders. In a decision rendered April 9, 2020, the Ontario Court of Appeal has confirmed that the priority of subsequent advances by...
MLT Aikins LLP
On June 26, 2020, the Government of Manitoba introduced a temporary ban on commercial evictions in an effort to drive increased participation in the federal-provincial Canadian Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance program.
A typical commercial lease will contain a long list of tenant defaults that will give the landlord a full range of remedies
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
The EU Council has announced that the introduction of the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP 2) for Europe will be delayed until the end of 2022.
On August 13, 2008 the Petitioner questioned the action of Respondent under the SARFAESI Act before the Civil Judge in Special Civil Suit No. 226 of 2007.
Ronan Daly Jermyn
Since the reopening of non-essential construction sites from 18 May, some contractors are reporting that works are progressing at a slower rate due to compliance with the Return to Work Safely...